Board Approves Resignations of Long Time Staff Members
The Pittsville School Board approved the the resignations/retirements of Ms. Gloria Young ,Library Media Services, effective April 30, and Ms. Cheryl Hartwig, 3rd grade, effective June 9. The Board extended their sincere appreciation and Thank You to both Ms. Young (25 years) and Ms. Hartwig (35 years) for their many years of dedicated service to the children of the Pittsville District.
School Board approves new policies
The Pittsville School Board approved the following policies: Policy 633: Post-Issuance Compliancy Policy for Tax-Exempt and Tax-Advantage Obligations and Continuing Disclosure, Policy 633.1-Rule: Post-Issuance Compliance Policy, Policy 840: Public Gifts to Schools and Sponsorship, Policy 840-Rule: Guidelines for Acceptance of Gifts to Schools and Sponsorships, Policy 940: Naming Facilities, Policy 940-Rule: Criteria for Naming a School or Other Facility or Area after a Person.
School Board approves resolution authorizing the issuance and sale of general obligation bonds
The School Board approved a resolution authorizing the issuance and sale of approximately $2,415,000 general obligation refunding bonds. Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. was the winning bidder at a rate of 2.8146% The purpose of the resolution was to create long-term financing (15 years) to replace the short-term NANs that were issued earlier in the school year to fund the energy efficiency projects that will be completed in the coming months. The first payment will be due on March 1, 2016.